Waxing FAQs

How long does hair need to be for waxing?

It recommended that hair is also about 1cm long, especially if this is a first wax. This means that the hair will come out better and leave a nice smooth finish. If hair has only been left a week since shaving, there is no guarantee that a wax will remove all hairs and leave a smooth finish.

 

How long do I need to leave in between treatments?

Everyone’s hair growth cycle is different but approximately eyebrows, lip and chin would be 2-4 weeks between treatments. Legs, bikini line, underarms, chest or back would be 3-6 weeks between treatments.

 

Do you do Brazillian waxing?

Yes, it needs to be booked in advanced and it is wise  if possible to take paracetamol an hour before your appointment.

 

I have a problem, I’m not sure if I can have a wax.

If you have any of these contra-indications, you will not be able to have a waxing treatment :

skin diseases or disorders, bruising to area, very thin or papery skin, open wounds, inflammation, infection, sunburn, scar tissue, moles,  warts or skin tags, varicose veins or broken capillaries, cold sores, styes or eye infections, previous reactions to waxing, unidentified lumps, excessive ingrown hairs from previous treatment. Please ring the salon for further information.

 

How long should my eybrow shape last for?

Your eyebrow shape should last about 3-4 weeks.